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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Beginning Construction on the Golden Gate Bridge

  • Aired: 05/03/2004
  • 00:48
  • Rating: NR
Construction on the bridge began in January 1933. Workers excavated 3 1/4 million cubic feet of dirt to make way for the bridge's anchorages, one on each side of the Gate.
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Construction began in January 1933. Workers excavated 3 1/4 million cubic feet of dirt.
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